Help – my Rhubarb is flowering

It is perfectly normal for the plant to produce flowers, and under certain conditions, it just does. Some varieties are more prone to producing flowers; this is often the older, heirloom varieties. If the plant is stressed for some reason, either a too warm or a too cold start to the year, or experiences pest damage, it is also more prone to producing flowers.

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Three failures in the garden

Small broad beans plants

When you are gardening, one thing is for sure – there will always be something that doesn’t work out the way you planned.

In this article I share three of the failures in my garden this year and also work out some new approaches to try next year to get a better result.

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